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Bill Gentile Freelance

Communications ·

With Foreign Bureaus Slashed, Freelancers Are Filling the Void

Professor Bill Gentile writes about the risks freelance journalists take to cover stories and events around the world.
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Photography Faculty Photo

Communications ·

A Winning Narrative: Film Faculty Earn Praise for D.C. Photography Show

American University photography faculty were featured in Narrative: Contemporary Photography and the Art of Storytelling, a critically acclaimed show in Washington DC.
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Pallavi Kumar

Communications ·

Diverse Voices: Profiles in Leadership

Professor Pallavi Kumar contributed a chapter to the book Diverse Voices: Profiles in Leadership.
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Darryl Frank

Communications ·

SOC Alumnus Darryl Frank Nabs Golden Globe for The Americans

Frank, co-president of Amblin Television, was part of the team that took home a 2019 Golden Globe for Best Drama Series.
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Jack Cassell, Susan Zirinsky, and Jeff Rutenbeck.

Communications ·

SOC Alumna Susan Zirinsky Named President of CBS News

Zirinsky, who received her BA in journalism at AU School of Communication, will be the first woman to lead CBS News.
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Younger student in T-shirt with professor in sweater and tie.

Television & Film ·

Coast to Coast: SOC Prof. Mentors an FDDS Student in DC and LA

Fernando Rocha gets invaluable guidance from two-time Oscar winner Russell Williams.
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Cindy Choi at desk asking question

Communications ·

Watching, Listening: All Part of the Journalistic Process

At SOC's Investigative Reporting Workshop, students learn from mentors and real-world reporting experience.
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Brian Hughes

Communications ·

Researching the Extreme to Improve the Mainstream

"The Internet has the potential to improve our democracy but the current moment in history I think most people agree… that it's very damaging to our democracy."
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PRWeek Finalist

Communications ·

PRWeek Ranks AU School of Communication Program Among Top 5 in the Nation

American University's public communication program is one of PRWeek's best in nation for 2019.
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Amaya Nicolle Gomez, Bill Gentile, Laura Romero, Maria Carrasco

Communications ·

Hispanic Journalism Students Find a Home in NAHJ Chapter

Seeking others who share their interests, students found NAHJ chapter at AU.
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